There are 9 ways to get from Philadelphia to College Park–University of Maryland Station by train, bus, car, tram, plane or subway

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train Amtrak Acela Express  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak Acela Express / ...

$97 - $250

Cheapest option

Bus Megabus  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, PA to Washington DC

$18 - $29

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Train Amtrak Northeast Regional  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak Northeast Regional / ...

$78 - $194

Bus Greyhound USA  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md 3019 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to New Carrollton, Md 8819 / ...

$28 - $63

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Philadelphia to College Park–University of Maryland Station 129.2 miles

$12 - $19

Line 36 tram to Philadelphia, fly to Reagan Washington, subway  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 36 tram from 15th St Trolley Station to Elmwood Av & Island Av
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Reagan Washington (DCA) PHL - DCA
  3. Take the subway from ARCHIVES station to COLLEGE PARK/U OF MD station

$174 - $448

Line 36 tram to Philadelphia, fly to Washington Dulles, subway  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 36 tram from 15th St Trolley Station to Elmwood Av & Island Av
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Washington Dulles (IAD) PHL - IAD
  3. Take the subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to COLLEGE PARK/U OF MD station

$200 - $823

Line 36 tram to Philadelphia, fly to Baltimore  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the line 36 tram from 15th St Trolley Station to Elmwood Av & Island Av
  2. Fly from Philadelphia (PHL) to Baltimore (BWI) PHL - BWI

$229 - $571

Train to Lancaster, fly to Baltimore  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
  2. Fly from Lancaster (LNS) to Baltimore (BWI) LNS - BWI

$78 - $132

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Philadelphia to College Park–University of Maryland Station is to drive which costs $12 - $19 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Philadelphia to College Park–University of Maryland Station is to train which costs $95 - $250 and takes 2 h 16 min.

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The distance between Philadelphia and College Park–University of Maryland Station is 116 miles. The road distance is 129.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 16 min to get from Philadelphia to College Park–University of Maryland Station, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Philadelphia to College Park–University of Maryland Station station. However, there are services departing from Philadelphia, Pa and arriving at College Park Umd Station & Bus Bay E via Baltimore Downtown, Md and New Carrollton Station & Bus Bay H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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The nearest airport to College Park–University of Maryland Station is Reagan Washington (DCA) Airport which is 10.7 miles away. Other nearby airports include Baltimore (BWI) (19.8 miles), Washington Dulles (IAD) (28.1 miles), Richmond (RIC) (104.6 miles) and Philadelphia (PHL) (109.6 miles).

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Map of how to get from Philadelphia to College Park–University of Maryland Station.
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  • Distance: 116.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 16 min

What companies run services between Philadelphia, PA, USA and College Park–University of Maryland Station, MD, USA?

Amtrak Acela Express operates a train from Philadelphia to College Park–University of Maryland Station hourly. Tickets cost $90 - $250 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, Megabus operates a bus from Philadelphia to College Park–University of Maryland Station every 2 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $25 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Reagan Washington
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Philadelphia to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$350 - $900
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Philadelphia to Washington Dulles
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Southern Airways Express
Website
iflysouthern.com
Flights from Lancaster to Baltimore
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $65
Train operators
Amtrak Acela Express
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Washington Union Station Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$90 - $250
Website
amtrak.com
Business Seat
$90 - $200
First Class Seat
$170 - $250
Amtrak Northeast Regional
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to New Carrollton Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$75 - $120
Business Seat
$110 - $190
SEPTA
Phone
+1 215-580-7800
Website
septa.org
Tram from 15th St Trolley Station to Elmwood Av & Island Av
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
septa.org
Metro Washington DC
Phone
202-637-7000
Website
wmata.com
Subway from ARCHIVES station to COLLEGE PARK/U OF MD station
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Subway from L'ENFANT PLAZA station to COLLEGE PARK/U OF MD station
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
wmata.com
Amtrak
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Philadelphia 30th Street Station Amtrak to Lancaster Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$26 - $55
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$26 - $40
Flexi Coach Seat
$45 - $70
Business Coach Seat
$35 - $55
Room
$140 - $200
Bus operators
Greyhound USA
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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Philadelphia, Pa to Baltimore Downtown, Md
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $40
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$16 - $24
Flexible
$29 - $40
Bus from Baltimore Downtown, Md to New Carrollton, Md
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $21
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$10 - $14
Flexible
$16 - $21

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